Family Law Section
The Family Law Section of the Idaho State Bar designs and sponsors statewide seminars on timely topics and practice updates. The section meets the first Wednesday of the month at 12:30 p.m. either via telephone conference OR at The Law Center, 525 W. Jefferson Street - Boise (determined prior to each monthly meeting).
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Joanne Margaret Kibodeaux
Lois Katherine Fletcher
Lisa B. Rodriguez
Linda Louise Blackwelder Pall
At Large Council Members
Debra J. Alsaker-Burke
Melanie Elise Baillie
Jennifer Kay Brumley
Thomas Ferron Dial
Michael J. Kraynick
Karin Rosalind Seubert
Stephen Andrew Stokes
Frederick George Zundel
If you are interested in joining the Family Law Section, complete the Section Registration Form and retunr with payment to Dayna Ferrero at the Idaho State Bar, PO Box 895, Boise, Idaho 83701. Membership dues are as follows:
2013 Standard Membership Dues: $30
Attorneys admitted to ISB less than 5 years: $10
Law Students: $10
The Family Law Section meets at 12:30 p.m. (MT) on the first Wednesday of the month either via telephone conference OR at The Law Center, 525 W. Jefferson Street - Boise. Participation via telephone conference is also available for the months that the section meets at The Law Center. Dates for upcoming meetings are listed below.
September 13, 2013 - The Law Center
October 2, 2013 - Telephone Conference
November 6, 2013 - The Law Center
To participate in the next scheduled meeting, you may RSVP at least 24-hours in advance, via email to Dayna Ferrero. A meeting agenda and/or any additional materials (if available) will be provided to all participants via email prior to the meeting and posted online for reference. NOTE: Section meeting dates/location are subject to change.
Thursday, July 18 (in conjunction with the ISB Annual Meeting)
Seasons of Coeur d'Alene, 209 Lakeside Avenue - Coeur d'Alene
Family Law Section Award of Distinction Award Reception
Idaho's Child Proective Act and Termination of Parent-Child Relationship Statutes
In the 2013 session, the Idaho Legislature approved amendments to Idaho’s Child Protective Act and Termination of Parent-Child Relationship Statutes. In addition, the Idaho Supreme Court recently approved amendments to several Idaho Juvenile Rules that relate to child protection cases. The amendments include changes in the appointment of counsel for children and guardians ad litem, clarification of the definition of aggravated circumstances, projected timelines for the completion of reunification, guardianship and adoption, changes in the timing of the petition for termination of parental rights, moving provisions regarding the case and permanency plans to the Child Protective Act from the Idaho Juvenile Rules, as well as other amendments. The amendments to the statutes and rules are effective July 1, 2013.
Deputy Legal Counsel Position - Idaho Judicial Branch
The Idaho Judicial Branch is currently recruiting for Deputy Legal Counsel with emphasis in the areas of family law, child protection, juvenile justice, and guardianship and conservatorships. Application packets must be received by Thursday, July 11, 2013 by 5:00 p.m. (MDT). For more information, select: DEPUTY LEGAL COUNSEL
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